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2016 Social Work Sendoff Photos

May 10, 2016

The Social Work Department congratulates its 2016 B.S.W. graduates.

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SW Department Furthers Professional Development

May 4, 2016

On March 24th, Licensed Clinical Social Worker and CEO of Integration Solutions, Inc. Dr. Allison Sampson-Jackson, facilitated “Trauma Present, Trauma Past” to a group of nearly 50 social work professionals made up of fieldwork instructors and alumni.

PHOTO: JMU team holding winning checkJMU Students Care for Caregivers

April 28, 2016

JMU team placed first in the "Caring for the Caregiver Hack: Advancing Caregiver Health Through Innovations” in downtown Richmond in March.

PHOTO: BSW VideoVIDEO: BSW Students Discuss the Major

April 14, 2016

BSW students give a series of brief interviews about the Social Work major at JMU.

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Welcome from Social Work

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Welcome to the JMU Department of Social Work! Our Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree prepares students for beginning professional practice, and is the entry-level credential as recognized by the National Association of Social Workers. Our program is fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, qualifying our BSW graduates for consideration for Advanced Standing in MSW programs across the nation. More >